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A Love Letter To Cilantro

We know that not everyone loves cilantro. We even believe that some people hate it. What we don't understand is <i>how</i>. Cilantro is by far the best fresh herb there is. Yes, it's even better than basil. Cilantro's flavor brightens up all of our favorite dishes. Think about it: where would guacamole be …

Will we ever move beyond the notion that lighter skin is better?

In Brazil, there's a new diva on the mainstream block: Anitta, formerly the favelas' mistress of funk, now turned R&B pop star. She got her start singing gritty baile funk, or funk carioca, belting out songs rich with references to street life and gangsta glam.<p>Now, she has a record deal with Warner …

Eddie Murphy to relaunch music career

Eddie Murphy is relaunching his music career. Some 20 years after his last album, the actor and comedian has revealed a new single featuring Snoop Lion and announced plans for an LP.<p>According to an interview with Rolling Stone, the ex-Beverly Hills Cop is "semi-retired" from the acting game. "All …

The Only French Toast Recipe You'll Ever Need

We're firm believers that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but not for the reasons that usually inspire this saying. No, breakfast is the most important meal simply because it's the best. Think about it, breakfast is the time when pancakes, bacon, cinnamon rolls, sausage, eggs and …

The Cronut Has Landed in SF

Versions of the Cronut—the croissant-donut hybrid created and trademarked by a New York City bakery—have landed in the Bay Area at the South Bay’s …

San Francisco

No-Churn Lime Ice Cream Pie (No Ice Cream Maker Required!)

More<p>Ice Cream<p>Essential flavors and the secrets to the best ice cream you'll ever make.<p>Ever since I first saw the commercial for New Shimmer, I've had an appreciation for desserts that pull double duty. And if we can make a dessert topping that shines floors like no other, we can make ice cream that …

Green onions: The unheralded, phytonutrient-rich super food

They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away. That depends on the type of apple -- some varieties are better for you than others.<p>Jo Robinson, author …

Revenge of the Marshmallow

Marshmallows are back.<p>"Oh, shut up," you might say. "They never went away."<p>Technically, no. They did not. They have lurked all along in the supermarket's most depraved, hello-children-let-me-give-you-diabetes corridors. Shunned by the cognizant. But one recent night, deep into the lavish buffet …

Dessert

Are Japanese Animal Doughnuts the New Cronut?

Grid View<p>Japanese animal doughnuts<p>These are <b>Japanese animal doughnuts</b>, which according to Kotaku are called "doubutsu doonatsu" (????????) in Japanese. They are simultaneously adorable and absolutely insane, so here, without comment, the facts about animal doughnuts: animal doughnuts are the …

Quick & Easy Paella - Oven Baked Sausage & Shrimp Paella Recipe

How To Grill Your Breakfast

The most important meal of the day. Grilled.

Chris Brown Reportedly Suffers Seizure

Emergency medical technicians responded to 911 call after Chris Brown suffered a seizure early Friday morning in Los Angeles, TMZ reports.<p>The call …

Usher Wins Child Custody Hearing After Son’s Near-Drowning

You’d be hard pressed to find a more contentious battle than the one between Usher and his ex-wife Tameka Foster Raymond over custody of their two …

Studio Life: Future Works with Pharrell Williams in L.A.

Fresh off working with Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, and Mike Will Made It in studio, Pharrell’s busy schedule continued with an appearance by Future. …

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